Congratulations to the 2013 LSBA Pro Bono and Children's Law Award Recipients!
The Louisiana State Bar Association (LSBA), in conjunction with the Louisiana Supreme Court, hosted the 28th annual Pro Bono Awards Ceremony on May 21. LSBA Access to Justice Committee Co-Chairs Marta-Ann Schnabel and Luz M. Molina presented the awards to the 2013 Pro Bono Publico Award recipients. Children’s Law Committee Co-Chairs Cherrilynne W. Thomas and Judge Sandra Jenkins presented the Children’s Law Award. The ceremony was held in the Louisiana Supreme Court Building in New
The Pro Bono Awards Ceremony honors attorneys and other public interest legal professionals from around the state who provided exceptional pro bono services to Louisiana’s indigent, who may not otherwise have received adequate representation or access to the legal system.
To learn more about this year's award recipients, go to the Access to Justice Pro Bono webpage
. To see the photo album from the ceremony and reception, click here
To read more about the ceremony, see the attached article featured in the May 2013 LSBA Bar Briefs
Congratulations to the 2013 LSBA President's Awards Recipients!Six LSBA members (one recognized posthumously) received 2013 President’s Awards. All recipients were chosen by 2012-13 LSBA President John H. Musser IV of New Orleans and were recognized for various services to the Association. Recognized were Donald R. Abaunza, New Orleans; Robert A. Kutcher, Metairie; Winfield E. Little, Jr., Lake Charles; Clyde Darrow Merritt (posthumously), New Orleans; Judge Harry F. Randow, Alexandria; and Judge Lisa Woodruff-White, Baton Rouge.
To read more on the award recipients, click here